Family Law Fixed Fee Price Guide

 

 

SEPARATING DIVORCE

Action Fee VAT Court fee Total
     
1.  Divorce – Petitioner –uncontested £350.00 £70.00 £550.00 £970.00
2.  Divorce – Respondent – uncontested £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
3.  Preparation of Petition £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
4.  Checking divorce petition £ 60.00 £12.00   £ 72.00
5.  Preparing statement of arrangements £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
6.  Checking statement of arrangements £ 60.00 £12.00   £ 72.00
7.  Completing Acknowledgement £ 75.00 £15.00   £ 90.00
8.  Checking Acknowledgement £ 25.00 £ 5.00   £ 30.00
9.   Dissolution of Civil Partnership – Petitioner – uncontested £350.00 £70.00 £550.00 £970.00
10.  Dissolution of Civil Partnership – Respondent – uncontested £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
11.  Preparation of civil partnership petition £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
12.  Checking civil partnership petition £ 60.00 £12.00   £ 72.00
13.  Application for Decree Nisi – Petitioner £60.00 £12.00   £ 72.00
14.  Application for Decree Absolute – Petitioner £25.00 £ 5.00 £50.00 £80.00
15.  Application for leave and Decree Absolute – Respondent £75.00 £15.00 £100.00 £190.00
16.  Judicial Separation – Petitioner – uncontested £350.00 £70.00 £550.00 £970.00
17.  Judicial Separation – Respondent – uncontested £125.00 £25.00  

 

£150.00
18.  Checking Judicial Separation Petition £60.00 £12.00   £72.00
 

FINANCIAL SETTLEMENTS

       
1.  Financial Clean Break order with no assets £200.00 £20.00 £50.00 £290.00
2.  Financial Consent order – agreed division of assets £450.00 £90.00 £50.00 £590.00
3.  Separation Agreement (no dispute) £450.00 £90.00   £540.00
4.  Preparation of Financial Statement – Form E £350.00 £70.00   £420.00
5.  Checking Financial Statement – Form E £100.00 £20.00   £120.00
6.  Preparation of Form A (issue of proceedings for financial remedy) £50.00 £10.00 £255.00 £315.00
7. Preparation of Chronology for 1st Directions Appointment £50.00 £10.00   £60.00
8.  Preparation of Schedule of Assets for 1st directions appointment £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
9.  Preparation of Statement of Issues for 1st directions appointment £100.00 £20.00   £120.00
10.  Representation at 1st directions appointment £500.00 £100.00   £600.00
11.  Preparation of Chronology for Financial Dispute Resolution (FDR) hearing £75.00 £15.00   £90.00
12.  Preparation of Schedule of Assets for FDR hearing £175.00 £35.00   £210.00
13.  Preparation of Statement of Issues for FDR hearing £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
14.  Representation at FDR hearing £750.00 £150.00   £900.00
 

CHILDREN

       
1.  Preparation of application for an order (C100) £200.00 £40.00 £215.00 £455.00
2.  Checking application for an order (C100) £ 75.00 £15.00   £90.00
3.  Preparation of application for order or directions or leave (C2) £100.00 £20.00 £215.00 £355.00
4.  Checking application for order or directions or leave (C2) £50.00 £10.00   £60.00
5.  Representation at first hearing £400.00 £80.00   £480.00
6.  Representation at a single direction hearing £400.00 £80.00   £480.00
7.  Preparation of statement of case £400.00 £80.00   £480.00
 

INJUNCTION/PROTECTION

       
1.  Preparation of application to Court £150.00 £30.00   £255.00
2.  Representation at without notice hearing £300.00 £60.00   £360.00
3.  Representation at first with notice hearing £350.00 £70.00   £420.00
4.  Checking application for order £50.00 £10.00   £60.00
 

GENERAL

       
1.  Initial consultation and assessment of case with a solicitor and a letter to the other side (1 hour) £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
2.  Initial consultation and assessment of case with a paralegal and a letter to the other side (1 hour) £110.00 £22.00   £132.00
3.  Initial consultation and assessment of case with a solicitor and a letter to the other side (30 mins) £80.00 £16.00   £96.00
4.  Initial consultation and assessment of case with a paralegal and a letter to the other side (30 mins) £60.00 £12.00   £72.00
 

Please not that we do not offer 30-minute appointments for finances and non-molestation proceedings.

 

MEDIATION/RESOLUTION

       
1.  Initial advice on mediation, scope, availability and suitability £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
2.  Advice session within mediation £125.00 £25.00   £150.00
3.  Advice on mediation agreement £200.00 £40.00   £240.00
4.  Mediation for Children dispute (per session) £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
5.  Mediation for Property and Finance Dispute (per session) £150.00 £30.00   £180.00
6.  Round table meeting (per session) – children £400.00 £40.00   £440.00
7.  Round table meeting (per session) – finance and property £400.00 £40.00   £440.00